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How to Improve Internet speed at your Business

… generate an Outlook message of around 18Mb. This 18 Mb will be uploaded to the email server which is the more painful operation on an asynchronous DSL connection (download is 3M but upload is 800K), and then will be again downloaded. If this email is sent to a few people imagine the connection bottleneck created. Using a Caching Proxy could save you Money If after all of the previous steps your business is still too slow you can implement a Caching Proxy. A Caching Proxy Server is an extremely …

Anti Spam Techniques – How to Prevent and Stop Email SPAM

… communication. You should use a special email account only for this kind of communication. This might even be a free account like “Gmail” or “Live” accounts. This will avoid getting this important account spammed. If you don’t know the sender of an unsolicited email, delete the message immediately. Never buy from unsolicited emails. You might get scammed and end up on a spammers’ list. Do not answer spam messages and do not click on any links in spam messages. The “Unsubscribe” …

Chain Letters and Spam Email

Email Chain letters are one of the sneakiest and devious ways of SPAM. I consider them a particular case of social engineering. Chain Letters Target Human Weakness and the Lack of Information. Even though chain letters come always from your friends, and they look like their purpose is to spread “peace on Earth” or to give you an insightful perspective of life, or ask you to help someone in need, their purpose is Spamming. You can recognize this by the encouragement to forward the message to …